Atlanta Comic Convention (May 2010)

Convention ATLANTA COMIC CONVENTION
Convention Website http://www.atlantacomicconvention.com
Start Date 05/02/2010
About This Convention: THE LARGEST ONE DAY SHOW IN THE SOUTH! OVER 1 MILLION COMICS GOLD, SILVER, VARIANTS, ECT..TOYS, STAR WARS (VINTAGE AND NEW), ANIME & MANGA, SWORDS AND KNIVES, GAMING, CARDS, MORE!! FREE PRIZES FOR ALL ATTENDEES WHILE THEY LAST…500.00 IN PRIZES GIVEAWAY!
Convention Guests STEPHANIE GLADDEN ARTIST OF THE SIMPSONS, REN AND STIMPY, LOONEY TUNES, POWERPUFF GIRLS

BOBBY NASH AUTHOR
JASON FLOWERS ARTIST
JAMES BURNS ARTIST GRUMBLES
MORE!!

Venue Name MARRIOTT HOTEL-CENTURY CENTER
Venue Address 2000 CENTURY BLVD
ATLANTA, GA 30345
United States
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables 65
Projected Attendance 700
What category best describes your convention? Comic Books
What other categories might be appropriate for your convention? - Anime
- Collectibles
- Gaming
- Science Fiction and Fantasy

Northwest ComicCon (May 2010)

Convention Northwest ComicCon
Convention Website http://www.calcomiccon.com/NorthwestConinfo.aspx
Start Date 05/02/2010
About This Convention: A Comic Book Show -
By Collectors and for
Comic Collectors!!!Sunday May 2nd 2010 from 10am-4pm

Tables are $75!, admission is free, Parking is free!

Thank you to all attendee’s and Exhibitors at the

2009 NorthWest Comiccon

All feedback suggested that this show was a big sucess,

Convention Guests none
Venue Name Northwest Comic Convention
Venue Address Holiday Inn Portland Airport Hotel 8439 NE Columbia Blvd
Portland, OR 97220
United States
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables 31
Projected Attendance 125
What category best describes your convention? Comic Books
What other categories might be appropriate for your convention? - Science Fiction and Fantasy

East Hanover NJ Comic Book Expo (May 2010)

Convention EAST HANOVER NJ COMIC BOOK EXPO
Convention Website http://www.njcomicbookshows.com
Start Date 05/23/2010
About This Convention: Show hours are 10-4. Admission is only $2! Easy free parking as well. Over 200,000 comic books for sale., from bargain readers to investment grade keys, along with other comic-related items (action figures, t-shirts & more)… collector’s supplies as well. We have the Northeast’s friendliest dealers and have run over 400 monthly comicons since 1991! Many of our shows feature guest artists, writers, or publishers (if you are one and would like a “comp” table at a show, please contact us). Our legendary no minimum bid auctions at each show are held around noon and typically offer thousands of dollars worth of stuff that sells for a fraction of it’s value. If you are a hardcore collector or a casual reader-you will love our shows!
Convention Guests TBA
Venue Name RAMADA INN CONFERENCE CENTER HOTEL
Venue Address 130 Rt 10 West
East Hanover, NJ 07936
United States
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables 40
Projected Attendance 200
What category best describes your convention? Comic Books
What other categories might be appropriate for your convention? - Collectibles

Clifton NJ Comic Book Expo (May 2010)

Convention CLIFTON NJ COMIC BOOK EXPO
Convention Website http://www.njcomicbookshows.com
Start Date 05/09/2010
About This Convention: Show hours are 10-4. Admission is FREE! Easy free parking as well. Over 200,000 comic books for sale., from bargain readers to investment grade keys, along with other comic-related items (action figures, t-shirts & more)… collector’s supplies as well. We have the Northeast’s friendliest dealers and have run over 400 monthly comicons since 1991! Many of our shows feature guest artists, writers, or publishers (if you are one and would like a “comp” table at a show, please contact us). Our legendary no minimum bid auctions at each show are held around noon and typically offer thousands of dollars worth of stuff that sells for a fraction of it’s value. If you are a hardcore collector or a casual reader-you will love our shows!
Convention Guests TBA
Venue Name CLIFTON COMMUNITY RECREATION CENTER
Venue Address 1232 Main Ave
Clifton, NJ 07011
United States
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables 65
Projected Attendance 200
What category best describes your convention? Comic Books
What other categories might be appropriate for your convention? - Collectibles

Scranton Comic Book Convention (July 2010)

Convention Scranton Comic Book Convention
Convention Website http://www.americasmostwantedcollectibles.com
Start Date 07/11/2010
About This Convention: In addition to comics ranging from the 1940s to the present, dealers will also be selling toys, collectible card games, statues and much more!
Admission is only $3.00! (Children under 5 are free)
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Enter to win our Grand Door Prize!
*SPIDERMAN STATUE*
Valued at $200!!!
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Enter Our Magic Tournament: $5.00
Standard Format
Sign up 10:00 am – 11:00 am
CA$H Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Places!

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VENDOR TABLES
one 8′ table: $55
two 8′ tables: $100

To reserve your space, contact Joseph Figured of America’s Most Wanted Collectibles at 570-327-1486 or amwc75@hotmail.com
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Visit us at www.americasmostwantedcollectibles.com for a complete Special Guest list and show updates, or contact us at (570) 327-1486.

Convention Guests Scott Beatty (Nightwing, Batgirl: Yr One)
Dawn Best (Sonic the Hedgehog)
Tom Derenick (Justice League, Hangman)
Darrell Goza (The Professionals, Star Police)
Mike Kuty (President, Enemy Transmission, Inc)
James Nguyen (Atomic Robo, Inhabit)
Chris Ring (Carbon Knight, Perfect Victim)
Tom Schloendorn (Trailer Park of Terror)
Charles Paul Wilson III (The Stuff of Legend)
Mytron Comics promoting Livid Outbreak
also…
Meet SpiderMan!
The Mandalorian Mercs & The Binghamton Fan Force
Venue Name Johnson College
Venue Address 3427 North Main Avenue (Exit #190 off of I-81)
Scranton, PA 18508
United States
What category best describes your convention? Comic Books
What other categories might be appropriate for your convention? - Collectibles
- Gaming

Albany Comic Con (October 2010)

Convention Albany Comic Con
Convention Website http://www.myspace.com/comicbookshow
Start Date 10/24/2010
Venue Name Albany Comic Con
Venue Address Holiday Inn Wolf Rd. 205 Wolf Rd.
Albany , New York 12205
United States
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables 40
Projected Attendance 500
What category best describes your convention? Comic Books
What other categories might be appropriate for your convention? - Anime
- Collectibles
- Gaming
- Horror
- Science Fiction and Fantasy
- Other

DC Comicon Partners with Hero Initiative for Witchblade Variant

Press Release:

Washington DC Comicon (May 2) partners with Hero Initiative for JG Jones exclusive and FREE admission!

The DC Comicon is proud to be working with the Hero Initiative to bring a JG Jones exclusive Witchblade #136 cover to the public, featuring our nation’s capital on the cover, as Witchblade visits the Cherry Blossom Festival!

Copies are only $5 each, and will be on sale at the Hero Initiative Booth at the show. $1 from every sale will be donated to the Hero Initiative.

In addition, anyone that brings their Hero Initiative membership card to the show gets in for FREE, and anyone who registers to be a member at the show will get their admission price refunded!

Official Press Release:
DC Comic-Con Inaugural Event Announcement

Washington, DC – April 15, 2010 – Marc Nathan, promoter of the Baltimore comic-Con, and Brett Carreras, promoter of the VA Comicon, are proud to jointly announce the inaugural DC Comic-Con. The show will be held on Sunday, May 2nd, 2010 (the day after Free Comic Book Day) from 10am-5pm in the Student Union Building II (SUB II) at George Mason University (GMU) in Fairfax, VA.

Admission to the show is only $5! GMU students, faculty, and staff get in free! All active military personnel with current military IDs get in free! Plus for the first time ever, get in FREE if you bring your Hero Initiative Membership card, or if you pay the admission, and sign up for Hero Initiative membership at the show, we will refund your admission price!

The show will feature an amazing guest list for an inaugural show, a show exclusive comic, a full room of brick-and-mortar retailers bringing Golden Age, Silver Age, and modern comics inventories, manga and anime products, and toys! There will also be a sanctioned Magic the Gathering tournament!

Guests
Our guests for this premiere event include: Frank Cho (Mighty Avengers), Herb Trimpe (Incredible Hulk), JG Jones (52), the Fillbach Brothers (Clone Wars Adventures) sponsored by Laughing Ogre Comics, the Luna Brothers (The Sword) sponsored by Laughing Ogre Comics, Steve Conley (Star Trek Omnibus: The Original Series), John K. Snyder III (Doctor Mid-Nite) sponsored by the Hero Initiative, and Jo Chen (Runaways) sponsored by the Hero Initiative.

Show Exclusive Comic and Giveaways
Thanks to our friends at Top Cow Productions, the DC Comic-Con will be offering a show-exclusive Witchblade #136 DC Comic-Con Variant by co-headlining guest JG Jones. This exclusive comic will be available in very limited quantities at the Hero Initiative booth, and is selling for only $5, of which $1 goes to the Hero Initiative.

Additionally, the first 500 attendees will receive a copy of the Overstreet Guide to Collecting Comics, Gemstone’s 2010 Free Comic Book Day publication.

Sanctioned Magic the Gathering Tournament
A special Magic the Gathering — Rise of the Eldrazi tournament with a massive prize pool will be held at the show. Participants may pre-register for the Magic Tournament over the phone with a major credit card (call 703-241-9393) or in person at Victory Comics, 586 S. Washington St., Falls Church, VA 22046-4415. More info below!

Directions
The show will be held at the George Mason University campus at 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030 in the Student Union Building II (SUB II). Free Parking is available in Lot A (beside the Patriot Center), which is a short walk from SUB II. A map of the campus can be found at http://dccomicon.com/?page_id=63

About The DC Comic-Con
The DC Comic-Con, launching in 2010 on Sunday, May 2nd from 10am-5pm, is a result of the cooperative work of Marc Nathan, sponsor of the Baltimore Comic-Con (http://www.comicon.com/baltimore) and Brett Carreras, sponsor of the VA Comicon (http://www.VAcomicon.com). For more information, please visit http://www.DCcomicon.com.

DC Comic-Con 2010 Costume Contest to Feature Iron Man 2 Prizes

Press Release:

DC Comic-Con Costume Contest

Washington, DC – April 28, 2010 – JUST ANNOUNCED! Iron Man 2, hitting theatres on May 7, 2010, presents the Inaugural DC Comic-Con Costume Contest!

Come out to the Iron Man 2 table dressed as your favorite comic book character to enter-to-win Iron Man 2 prizes. The person with the best costume will win reserve seats at the advance screening of the film in DC! Best Costume will be picked from all entries at 3pm, so enter early!

For more information on Iron Man 2, go to www.ironmanmovie.com.

Directions
The show will be held at the George Mason University campus at 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030 in the Student Union Building II (SUB II). Free Parking is available in Lot A (beside the Patriot Center), which is a short walk from SUB II. A map of the campus can be found at http://parking.gmu.edu/pdf%20files/parkingmap09.pdf, and directions to the show can be found on the show website at http://dccomicon.com/?page_id=63.

About The DC Comic-Con
The DC Comic-Con, launching in 2010 on Sunday, May 2nd from 10am-5pm, is a result of the cooperative work of Marc Nathan, sponsor of the Baltimore Comic-Con (http://www.baltimorecomiccon.com/) and Brett Carreras, sponsor of the VA Comicon (http://www.vacomicon.com/). For more information about guests, games, show exclusives, and contests, please visit http://dccomicon.com/.

Capital District Toy Show (July 2010)

Convention Capital District Toy show
Convention Website http://www.myspace.com/unytoyshow
Start Date 07/11/2010
Venue Name Holiday Inn Wolf Rd.
Venue Address 205 Wolf Rd
Albany, New York 12205
United States
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables 30
Projected Attendance 200
What category best describes your convention? Collectibles
What other categories might be appropriate for your convention? - Comic Books
- Horror
- Science Fiction and Fantasy
- Other

Collectible Nation Comic/Toy Show (June 2010)

Convention Collectible Nation Comic/Toy Show
Convention Website http://www.shotthirty.com
Start Date 06/26/2010
End Date 06/26/2010
About This Convention: Collectible Nation

Toys/Comics/Die Cast Show

New DATE!!!

Saturday June 26th

The Oak Lawn Community Pavilion

9401 s Oak Park Ave,Oak Lawn,IL.

9:00am – 3:00pm

Admission is $4

Kids 11 and Under Are Free!

Early Bird Admission is @ 8:00am $7

If Interested In Table(s) Call Mike

708-590-9137 or

Visit Us @ www.freewebs.com/collectiblenation

Email @ collectiblenation@yahoo.com

Tables Are Only $30!Additional Tables ONLY $25!

(6′Foot Tables)

Comic Book Artists Welcome!

Venue Name The Oak Lawn Community Pavilion
Venue Address 9401 s Oak Park Ave
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
United States
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables 100
What category best describes your convention? Collectibles
What other categories might be appropriate for your convention? - Comic Books
- Other

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